The Pakistan Scottish Scholarships Scheme Masters’ Programme funds graduate studies for Pakistani women in any HEC-recognized university across Pakistan. Funded by the Scottish Government, these grants aim to make higher education more accessible to women, supporting them in achieving their potential and ambition in the fields of Education, Sustainable Energy, Food Security and Agriculture, Health Sciences and STEM Engineering.


  • Female applicants only
  • Pakistani nationals, currently residing in Pakistan
  • Must hold a confirmed offer from an HEC-recognised university in Pakistan
  • Eligible for one or two-year Masters’ programme
  • Women from rural areas are encouraged to apply

Fields of Study:

  • Education
  • Sustainabale Energy
  • Food Security & Agriculture
  • Health Sciences
  • STEM Education (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics)

Scholarship Award:

Tuition fees for Masters’ courses
University hostel costs
Subsistence to the award-holder
Travel to and from home to university twice a year for students staying in hostels.

Required Docuemnts:-

  • A duly filled out Application Form
  • Scanned Copy of CNIC
  • Scanned Copy of Transcripts
  • Proof Admission  & Enrolement at Master’s level.
  • Tuition Fee Form

How to Apply??

The online application form can be filled and submitted online or can be downloaded and sent via courier to the British Council Islamabad office.
For details and applications, visit:
For further information, please visit the official British Council Pakistan website, or write or call our toll free number 0800-22000.